October 13, 2016

Anthony Horowitz Quotes

“…my life has been a remarkable one. Maybe one day someone will write a book about me . . . “I’ve never much cared for horror stories.”

“A German philosopher once wrote that he who fights monsters must take care that he doesn’t become one himself. “

“All that sadness. All that anger. It is the smoke that gets into your eyes. If you do not blow it away, how can you hope to see? “

“Believe me, It would be better if we didn’t meet again. Go back to school. Go back to your life. And next time they ask you, say no. Killing is for grown-ups and you’re still a child. “

“But then, he thought, most politicians are small and shabby, the sort of people who have been bullied at school.That’s why they become politicians.”

“Childhood, after all, is the first precious coin that poverty steals from a child.”

“Do you realise how much trouble you’re in?””Perhaps I’ll have some Weetabix after all.”

“For all men are equal at the moment of death and who are we to judge them when a much greater judge awaits?”

“He didn’t want to remember anymore. remembering only hurt him… everytime.”

“He died fighting for what he believed in.”

“He had tattooed all of the names of the men he had killed on his body…unfortunately he had run out of room.”

“He hadn’t done anything. He hadn’t needed to. Just being there was enough.”

“I am perfectly qualified to give you an injection. You’re not going to tell me you’re afraid of a little prick?””I wouldn’t call you that… “

“If this is what you do to the winner, I’d hate to see how you treat the runner up. “

“In the old days, spies had done they’d done because they loved their country, because they believed in what they were doing. But he’d never been given a choice. Nowadays, spies weren’t employed. They were used.”

“Inside every fat man, there’s a thin man trying to get out.”

“It’s funny how things work out sometimes.”

“Routine is the one thing the can get you killed. It tells the enemy where you’re going and when you’re going to be there.”

“She tried to smile sympathetically, but with her face it wasn’t quite possible.”

“Smiling back at her, it occurs to me that I’ve never met a mean librarian.”

“Some things can’t be changed. They’ll always happen the way they were supposed to.”

“Sometimes it’s the tiniest things that can mean the difference between life and death.”

“The platform underneath the balloon fell on her as she was trying to escape,” she explained. “She was crushed.””I’d have been disappointed too.”

“The worst time to feel alone is when you’re in a crowd. “

“There are many things in life that cannot be explained.”

“There are problems and there are children. It is our aim to separate the two.”

“There’s a dream world that we visit sometimes and that’s how we found out who we are.”

“There’s a name for people with an interest in the moon,” Alex said. “They’re called lunatics. “

“We live in a world with so many dangers that we have to be careful whom we trust.”

“We live in an age when there is no room for the impossible.”

“We’re meant to be friends but you never tell me anything.”

“Whatever you say, old boy. Just look after yourself. And whatever you do, don’t swallow the gum!”

“When you are rich, people treat you with respect.”

“You are meant to be here. There are no coincidences. It’s all happening the way it was meant to be.”

“You cannot defeat your enemies until you know who they are. “

“You couldn’t trust anyone or anything that belonged to the world of espionage.”

“Your temperature’s normal, though I’d say it’s the only thing about you that is.”

“You’re my closest friend and you’re thousands of miles away. “